Main definitions of Normande in English

: Normande1Normande2

Normande1

noun

  • A breed of cattle originating in Normandy, with black and some brown patches on a white background, kept for both milk and beef; an animal of this breed.

adjective

  • Designating or relating to the Normande breed of cattle.

Origin

1920s. From French normande, feminine of normand, in vache normande.

Pronunciation

Normande

/ˈnɔːmənd/

Main definitions of Normande in English

: Normande1Normande2

Normande2

adjective

Cooking
  • As postpositive. Of a dish: prepared in the traditional Normandy style, with a buttery or creamy sauce.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Galaxy Magazine. From French normande, feminine of normand, in sole normande, sauce normande, etc.

Pronunciation

Normande

/ˈnɔːmənd/